Considering Auburn, Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia and several others, the 6-2, 185-pounder is rated as the #31 cornerback in the nation by Scout.com. He has been a regular visitor to the Auburn campus and camped with the Tigers in June.
As a junior Rose made 48 tackles and added five interceptions as a defensive back. He also added four touchdowns on special teams. His farther Charles Rose played defensive back at Auburn and was a four-year letterman from 1992-1996.